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July 11, 2002

Recall Update: Melissa's/World Variety Produce Crystalized Ginge Recall is Complete

(SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has released the following information.

PRODUCT
Melissa's brand Crystalized Ginger, NET WT. 3 OZ. in cellophane packets. Ingredients: Ginger, Cane Sugar. Recall # F-610-2.

CODE
Lot Number 156-69-606.

RECALLING FIRM/MANUFACTURER
Melissa's/World Variety Produce, Vernon, CA, by telephone and press release and fax on December 6, 2001. State initiated recall is complete.

REASON
Product contains 294 PPM sulfites that were not declared on the label.

VOLUME OF PRODUCT IN COMMERCE
709 cases; 12/3 oz. packages/case.

DISTRIBUTION
Nationwide and Canada.
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